Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System

Known as: BRFSS, Behavior Risk Factor Surveillance System 
Telephone surveys are conducted to monitor prevalence of the major behavioral risks among adults associated with premature MORBIDITY and MORTALITY… (More)
National Institutes of Health

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1987-2017
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2012
2012
Among cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death. In 2007 (the most… (More)
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2008
2008
AIMS Anxiety disorders may cause substantial impairment in patient functioning and well-being. Little is known about the… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND The role of aspirin in prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and cardiovascular complications among people with… (More)
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2004
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2004
This paper examines the factors that may be responsible for the 50% increase in the number of obese adults in the US since the… (More)
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2003
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2003
OBJECTIVE To examine trends in walking among adults in 31 states. METHODS Trends by sociodemographic strata were analyzed from… (More)
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2003
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2003
STUDY OBJECTIVES Health related quality of life (HRQoL) is an important surveillance measure for monitoring the health of… (More)
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2001
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2001
OBJECTIVE To examine the relationship between self-reported body mass index (BMI) and health-related quality of life in the… (More)
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1994
1994
The Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) is widely used by state health agencies to measure the prevalence of… (More)
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1993
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1993
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A national health objective for the year 2000 is to implement periodic analysis and publication of each state's progress toward… (More)
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1993
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1993
The reliability of the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System questionnaire was assessed in a random sample of adults (n… (More)
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